Being frugal is easy when you enjoy one pot wonders. Larry and I are big fans of our slow cooker, and tend to make most dinners that way. Though we both tend to follow recipes, I'm also rather drawn towards making it up as I go along, and this recipe is one of them. We … Continue reading Mexican Style Hotpot
I didn't think I would be writing another blog post about GiffGaff, but I'm really glad to be doing so. Last weekend I joined them at the Principle in Manchester for a day of all things frugal, followed by an in depth break down of their new Game plan service. Though I learned a fair … Continue reading Money Free March… and Another Day with GiffGaff Game plan
There are three key points in my blog tagline; happy, healthy and kinda broke. It's not just something I say to look quirky and interesting. This blog focuses on living a happy and healthier lifestyle without breaking the bank, so when GiffGaff invited me to to Leeds to take part in their MoneyFit Challenge, there … Continue reading Getting Financially Fit with GiffGaff Gameplan
This is actually a recipe which I ended up changing almost completely from Simply Nigella. Hers was a butternut squash and halloumi burger, but I don’t really like butternut squash. Anyway, this is my own spin! Serves 4-6 Ingredients 1-2 sweet potatoes, depending on size and mouths to feed Sainsbury's Greek style vegan cheese wholemeal … Continue reading Sweet potato burgers
Guksu can be made in many different ways, but as I only work with basic ingredients, this is more of an inspiration than a proper guksu recipe. Non the less, it’s a perfect winter warmer and is super easy to make! Serves 5 Ingredients 2 packs vegan noodles ½ small bowl mixed frozen veg ½ … Continue reading Winter warmer… Guksu!
I am too lazy for breakfast in the morning and I know I’m not the only one. it’s so easy to forget to eat, but it’s the most important meal of the day! So I decided to throw together this super easy breakfast bar recipe which is not only vegan and healthy, but it’s absolutely … Continue reading Easy vegan breakfast bars
This post features a gifted item. I don't know about you, but I LOVE a good stretch. I can sit in my living room for an hour, pulling my body about until I'm as loose as spaghetti! But as it's cold out, I find it much harder to get a good flexi session as my … Continue reading Stretch and Flex with Pink Sorbet
Honesty Hour: How many of you say every year that you're going to get fit and healthy, only to look back at the end and find you've DEFINITELY not stuck to that plan? It's okay, it's completely human and to be expected, but I don't see why it should be routine each year. This doesn't … Continue reading Realistic Resolutions: Feel Good 2018
If there's anything I often reiterate on my blog, it's that everything I write comes from my own personal journey. This means I want to be honest when I find that life isn't going as planned. It has gotten increasingly cold in the past month or so, and now I'm working two jobs, I find … Continue reading Has Winter demotivated me?
This is a gifted item reviewYou all know I love my face masks, so when I received two, plus a face scrub, from Anatomicals, I was beyond excited. I have been under the weather all week, so the gym has been a no-go, so this gave me something to look forward to after work!The first … Continue reading Pamper Yourself with Anatomicals